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Oral history interview with Warren M. Washington, 1998 October 28 and 29.

Author: Warren M Washington; Paul N Edwards
Edition/Format:   Archival material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this interview, Warren M. Washington discusses his career in climate research. Topics discussed include: his childhood and family history; race relations; William E. Milne; meteorology; Fred W. Decker; Stanford Research Institute; Hans Panofsky; Oregon State University; computer climate modeling; numerical forecast modeling; United States Air Force; Akira Kasahara; National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR);  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Interviews
Oral histories
Transcripts
Named Person: Akio Arakawa; F P Bretherton; Anne M Burford; Lawrence H Goulder; Akira Kasahara; Cecil E Leith; William Edmund Milne; Yale Mintz; David R Obey; Hans A Panofsky; Walter Orr Roberts; Bert Semtner; S Fred Singer; J Smagorinsky; Philip Duncan Thompson; Warren M Washington; A Wiin-Nielsen; Fred W Decker; Syukuro Manabe
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Archival Material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Warren M Washington; Paul N Edwards
OCLC Number: 960170648
Language Note: In English.
Notes: Advance notice of two business days required to use audiovisual materials.
Interview conducted by Paul Edwards on 28 and 29 October 1998.
Description: Transcript: 98 pages

Abstract:

In this interview, Warren M. Washington discusses his career in climate research. Topics discussed include: his childhood and family history; race relations; William E. Milne; meteorology; Fred W. Decker; Stanford Research Institute; Hans Panofsky; Oregon State University; computer climate modeling; numerical forecast modeling; United States Air Force; Akira Kasahara; National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR); Chuck Leith; Courant Institute; Aksel Wiin-Nielsen; Phil Thompson; Walter Orr Roberts; Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory (GFDL); Yale Mintz; Akio Arakawa; American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS); Francis Bretherton; University Corporation for Atmospheric Research (UCAR); Department of Energy (DOE); Burt Semtner; University of Michigan; Suki Manabe; climate change; global warming; Joseph Smagorinsky; National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA); National Advisory Committee on Oceans and Atmosphere (NACOA); Fred Singer; Anne Gorsuch Buford; Larry Goulder; Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC); NSFNET; National Science Foundation; Congressman Obey; affirmative action.

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